refuse to grant


refuse to grant
index constrain (restrain), disallow

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • refuse to allow — index deny (contradict), deny (refuse to grant), disallow, forbid, inhibit Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton …   Law dictionary

  • refuse to bestow — index deny (refuse to grant) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • refuse to give — index deny (refuse to grant) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • refuse to permit — index deny (refuse to grant), forbid Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • refuse to supply — index deny (refuse to grant) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • refuse ordination — refuse to grant authorization, refuse to ordain …   English contemporary dictionary

  • refuse — I verb 1) he refused their invitation Syn: decline, turn down, say no to; reject, spurn, rebuff, dismiss; send one s regrets; informal pass up Ant: accept 2) the city refused planning permission Syn …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • GRANT, ULYSSES SIMPSON° — (1822–1885), victorious Union Army general of the Civil War and 18th president of the United States (1869–77). Grant s name has been linked irrevocably with anti Jewish prejudice through his signature on General Order Number 11, issued at his… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Refuse — Re*fuse (r?*f?z ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Refused} ( f?zd ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Refusing}.] [F. refuser, either from (assumed) LL. refusare to refuse, v. freq. of L. refundere to pour back, give back, restore (see {Refund} to repay), or. fr. L.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • refuse — refuse1 [ri fyo͞oz′] vt. refused, refusing [ME refusen < OFr refuser < LL * refusare < L refusus, pp. of refundere: see REFUND1] 1. to decline to accept; reject 2. a) to decline to do, give, or grant …   English World dictionary


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